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Apigee IPO API Economy

Growth in the API Economy – Congratulations Apigee on the IPO Plans

  Some exciting news for APIs and the API Economy today — Apigee just announced its plans to IPO. Congratulations to them, and a great further validation of the booming API Infrastructure market. 3scale is now over 550 customers and growing quickly. […]

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3scale API Program

Building Effective API Programs: API Design and Implementation

In the previous four parts of this series, we discussed API benefits, strategy, and business models. Good API design has some core principles which that may differ in implementation. The authors of APIs: A Strategy Guide have a great analogy: Every car has a steering wheel, brake pedals, and an […]

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3scale API Program

Building Effective API Programs: API Business Models

What is the Right API for the Business Model? As discussed in the previous post, an API program must be embedded in the overarching business strategy and aligned with business goals. The business model is where the rubber meets the road […]

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3scale API Program

Building Effective API Programs: APIs and Strategy

This is the third part of the Building Effective API Programs series. The introduction can be found here. To take advantage of the API benefits we discussed in the previous post, an effective API program must be rooted in an organization’s overarching […]

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APIcast – The NEW, Free, Cloud-Hosted API Gateway from 3scale

No Code Or Hardware Deployment Required. Up to 50,000 Calls Per Day. What Are You Waiting For?       3scale’s primary mission is to make it easier and less expensive to launch and operate an API.  As part of that effort […]

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3scale API Program

Building Effective API Programs: Introduction

Exposing assets (data or services) via APIs can prove to be extremely valuable for an organization. However in most cases, it’s not enough to solve only the technical challenges of opening an API. It can even be counterproductive for the […]

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API lifecycle Stage 4: Share/Engage -- 3scale

Practical Advice For The Stages Of The API Lifecycle (Part 4/4)

Manfred will be presenting a related workshop: Practical API Lifecycle Management at APIdays Paris on Tuesday, December 2. The API lifecycle is made up of four stages, which an API provider would iterate through several times as part of an API program: […]

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3scale Plugin for ReadyAPI

3scale Plugin For Ready! API Makes API Testing Super Sleek

Guest Post from 3scale collaboration partner Lorinda Brandon of SmartBear In a recent post in our API Lifecycle series we discussed API best practices and highlighted the importance of tools. Specifically there are still some areas in the API lifecycle […]

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APIs.io on the front page of Hacker News

How APIs.io Hit the Front Page of Hacker News

How we got there & then what happened… Part 1 Last Thursday we announced that APIs.io – the first open source search engine for APIs, which we’ve worked on with API Evangelist – had indexed more than 800 APIs. This was a major milestone. Along with our usual promotion, […]

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DZone Enterprise Integration Guide

Weekend Read: DZone’s New Enterprise Integration Guide

The Past, Present, and Future of Enterprise Integration DZone’s recently released 2014 Guide to Enterprise Integration provides insightful weekend reading. The unique guide features findings from their 2014 Enterprise Integration Survey and articles spanning the history, present, and future of enterprise integration architecture and […]

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